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12:38
12:38

Human- Wildlife Conflict; Balancing Conservation and Human Life 11 1

Human- wildlife conflict occurs both inside and outside the park for a various reasons including behavioral traits of the animal species, and communities illegally entering the park to access wild life resources like bush meat, but the most common is wild animal’s attraction to cultivated crops that are known to be richer in macronutrients and mineral salts than wild plants.
11:26
11:26

Over 9000 Pupils Dropout From Oyam Primary Schools Annually 5 1

A study conducted by the district Education department in 65 out of the 109 government aided primary schools have that in a period of three years 28,109 pupils have dropped out; 9,520 in 2020, 9,086 in 2022 and 9,503 in 2023.
09:02
09:02

Redeem Helping Widows, Orphans Protect Their Land 6 1

William Komakech, the Oyam Resident District Commissioner blamed the deprecating cultural setting on land grabbing perpetrated by children, and relatives/in-laws against parents and widows respectively.
17:37
17:37

Otikokin Clan Demands Blood Compensation for Slain Minister 3 1 Top story

Dr. Christopher Oleke, the Deputy Awitong of Otikokin, argued that Engola’s murderer took a key pillar of the clan, and added that emotions are too high, although the clan leaders are trying their best to calm the situation.
10:38
10:38

Oyam Teachers Sleep, Bathe in Classrooms as Schools' Performance Declines 5 1

David Adea, the Senior Education Officer Oyam confirmed the challenge saying there are schools without a single staff house. However, he promises that the district will start constructing houses especially in schools without any.
16:33
16:33

Primary School in Oyam Gets UGX 150M for Construction of Teachers Houses 5 3

The shortage of teacher accommodation forced the school to convert some classrooms and libraries into housing for its teaching staff.
14:01
14:01

21 Kamdini Accident Victims Admitted at Aber Hospital 5 3

Initially, 26 survivors including a four-year-old whose mother perished in the accident had been admitted to the Hospital, but five of these have since passed on bringing the total number of deaths to 18.
07:47
07:47

16 People Killed in Kamdini Road Accident 1 2 Top story

A bus Registration Number UAT 259P which belongs to Roblyn Bus Company was travelling from Kampala to Gulu when it rammed into a trailer at around midnight. The trailer was loading cassava at Adebe trading centre just one kilometre to corner Kamdini checkpoint.
14:38
14:38

Man Arrested for Clobbering His Wife to Death 1

According to Okema, incidents of couples killing their spouses are on the rise. Okema appealed to married and cohabiting couples to be careful when responding to the challenges in their homes and learn to respect relationships.
23:38
23:38

Woman Murders Husband in Oyam oyam police 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Regional Spokesperson say Apio was arrested with the help of the area LCI chairperson who apprehended her. Adding that the murder weapon has been recovered and the suspect will be charged with murder.
10:24
10:24

Police Using Football to Rebuild Trust in Oyam 5 2

Mubangizi says the matches will continue hand in hand with community policing so that peace prevails.
11:43
11:43

Stakeholders Concerned Over Poor Performance in Oyam Primary Schools Oyam District. 4

Odyesseus Awany, a retired primary school head teacher believes that performance has dropped especially in government schools because teachers are occupying learners instead of teaching.
11:19
11:19

Schools in Lango Struggle to Teach New Curriculum Amidst Inadequate Instructional Materials 4

Sammy Bob Okino, the Headteacher Lango College Secondary School says implementing the new curriculum is more demanding in terms of learning space in classrooms and requirements/ equipment for practical work.
09:49
09:49

Minakulu Town Council to Get Health Center lll 1

He says World Vision under their project called Oyam Cole cluster Project approved to construct the new health center lll and also to renovate the Minakulu health center ll which is currently in a poor state
12:06
12:06

Residents Accuse Military of Mass Torture, Killing Widow's Son and Rape 4 2

A postmortem report indicates that the deceased succumbed to internal bleeding from beating. The deceased’s mother holds Chieftaincy of Military intelligence responsible for her son’s death.
07:40
07:40

Five More Arrested in Connection to "Holy Spirit" Led Murder 1 Top story

It all started when the 'Holy spirit" allegedly singled out the deceased during a prayer session led by Pastor Lawrence Aguga. The congregation then descended on Akoi forcing her to run for 6kms towards the prayer ground while being assaulted by the congregation. She collapsed and died before reaching the prayer ground.
11:46
11:46

Oyam Mob Sets Suspected Cattle Thief to Death Oyam district 1

According to Olak, the mob dragged Okello to a nearby bush, tied him on the motorcycle he was riding and set him ablaze, and that be burnt to death.
16:03
16:03

Lack of Computers, Internet Connection Affecting ICT Studies 3

Tom Richard Odyeny, the Headteacher of Akura S S confirmed that many schools including his do not have computers or power sources, which he says is discouraging students from taking computer studies.
16:51
16:51

Government Takes over Reconstruction of Lira-Kamdini Road The World Bank 5 1

The directive was issued by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni while in Oyam District during a meeting with the Members of Parliament and other leaders from the Lango sub-region, on Saturday. The meeting was, among others, discussing the poor state of the road, which stretches 78 kilometres from Corner Kamdini along the Kampala-Gulu highway to Lira town.
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